The Black Stars of Ghana have held their first training session at the Tamale Sports Stadium ahead of Friday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Uganda.

The senior national team will begin their World Cup qualification campaign against the Cranes of Uganda before taking on Egypt and Congo.

All invited players were present at the training session for today's training in Tamale including Adam Kwarasey, Thomas Partey and Jeffery Schlupp who joined the team late.

The Black Stars will travel to South Africa for a friendly match after Friday’s qualifier which will kick off at 3:30pm.